Paragliding in Bir Billing

Activities / Air Sports

Paragliding Landing Ground Site, Bir, Himachal Pradesh, 176077
Listing Owner
Listing ID: 95058457
Listing Description :
Duration 15 to 20 Min
Availability : Sep 15’ - Jul 15’
Age Limit : 16-45 and Fit
Max People : 40
Weight limit is 20-95 kg
Weight 95-115 kg then INR 500/- extra 
Activities  Time 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Price Includes

  • Paragliding- 15-20 minutes flight duration) depending on weather and airflow.
  • Transport- Shared transfers from the pick-up point in Bir to the take-off point in Billing.
  • Insurance- 
  • Picture and Videos Shot on Go-Pro


Activity Highlights

  • Get picked up in a well-maintained vehicle for a seamless experience.
  • Receive safety briefings and personalized instructions from certified paragliding instructors.
  • Soar in the air and marvel at the breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, lush valleys, and charming villages below.
  • Take in panoramic vistas of Bir Billing and capture stunning pictures during the 8200 ft. high flight.
  • Conclude the session with 20 minutes of thrilling paragliding, leaving you with unforgettable memories.

How to Reach

  • Pick-up and drop-off service from the Bir landing location included.
  • The Bir Colony Road, hosting the Bir Landing Point, is easily accessible by both private and public transport.
  • The paragliding take-off position is 16 kilometers away from Bir, with a 45-minute journey from the pick-up point to Billing.

Things to Keep in Mind

  1. Mental Preparation

    • Keep your mind calm and avoid getting over-excited or panicking.
    • Mentally prepare yourself for the sport, understanding the thrill and adventure it involves.
  2. Nutrition

    • Avoid overeating or consuming excessive amounts of liquids before paragliding.
    • Don't go for the flight on an empty stomach; consider having a very light meal to stay comfortable, active, and energetic during the activity.
  3. Follow Instructor's Instructions

    • Religious adherence to the instructions provided by your instructor is crucial for a safe experience.
    • Wear the suggested safety gear as advised by the instructor for your protection.
  4. Footwear Considerations

    • Avoid going barefoot for paragliding to prevent potential foot injuries during landing.
    • Consider wearing a pair of hiking boots with adjustable and tight laces, providing good traction for stability.

By maintaining a calm and focused mindset, following nutritional guidelines, adhering to the instructor's instructions, and choosing appropriate footwear, you enhance your overall readiness for the exhilarating experience of paragliding. These considerations contribute to both mental preparedness and physical comfort, ensuring a safer and more enjoyable adventure in the skies.

Other Activities to Do

  • Hang Gliding: Bir Billing is a renowned destination in India for experiencing the thrill of hang gliding. Soar through the air at higher speeds over the pristine Dhauladhar Mountain Ranges, making it a popular spot for adventure enthusiasts.

  • Camping: Spending a night under the stars at a campsite in Bir Billing offers a unique and exquisite experience in the lap of Mother Nature. Engaging in camping activities allows you to create wonderful memories against the backdrop of the scenic landscape.

  • Palpung Sherabling Monastery Tour: The Palpung Sherabling Monastery, considered the religious center of eastern Tibet, is a must-visit during your trip to Bir Billing. Apart from Buddhist studies, the monastery provides insights into the local art and culture. Take nature walks, meditate in serene surroundings, and immerse yourself in the spiritual ambiance.

  • Bir Tea Factory Tour: Explore the iconic Bir Tea Factory for an enlightening experience during your Bir Billing trip. Discover the intricacies of tea-making processes and spend time amidst the captivating tea estates. The factory also offers educational trips, allowing you to shop for freshly prepared tea leaves and bags, providing a delightful and informative excursion.

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